Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 219 219
Rank change year-on-year -42 0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 35 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.42% 0.45% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 3.09% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 38
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +70.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £46,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +38.89% -1.82%

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1233 1036 1121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.93% 14.67% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 897 903
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +7.14%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +8 18 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
1 22 (62.86%) CCNP
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) LAN
4 19 (54.29%) VoIP
4 19 (54.29%) DNS
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
5 18 (51.43%) Nagios
5 18 (51.43%) TACACS
5 18 (51.43%) Ethernet
5 18 (51.43%) Broadband
5 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
5 18 (51.43%) OpenNMS
5 18 (51.43%) Network Management
6 15 (42.86%) MPLS
7 13 (37.14%) BGP
7 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
7 13 (37.14%) Juniper
7 13 (37.14%) Ericsson
7 13 (37.14%) Internet
7 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
7 13 (37.14%) SNMP
7 13 (37.14%) Cacti
7 13 (37.14%) MRTG
7 13 (37.14%) Puppet
7 13 (37.14%) SCCM
7 13 (37.14%) RANCID
7 13 (37.14%) Huawei
8 12 (34.29%) WAN

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 20 (57.14%) LAN
3 19 (54.29%) DNS
3 19 (54.29%) VoIP
4 18 (51.43%) Broadband
4 18 (51.43%) Ethernet
4 18 (51.43%) TACACS
5 15 (42.86%) MPLS
6 13 (37.14%) BGP
6 13 (37.14%) Internet
6 13 (37.14%) MRTG
6 13 (37.14%) SNMP
7 12 (34.29%) WAN
8 9 (25.71%) VLAN
9 8 (22.86%) Asterisk PBX
9 8 (22.86%) IPv6
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.43%) 802.11
11 4 (11.43%) WLAN
12 3 (8.57%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Designer
2 8 (22.86%) Network Designer
3 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) C Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 10 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (17.14%) PMI
3 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) CAN bus
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) IVR
5 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Network Management
2 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
3 10 (28.57%) Change Management
4 8 (22.86%) Network Design
5 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.14%) Coaching
6 6 (17.14%) Network Planning
6 6 (17.14%) PRINCE
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.43%) Presales
8 4 (11.43%) Validation
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Telematics
10 1 (2.86%) Information Security
10 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
1 3 (8.57%) PHP
1 3 (8.57%) Python
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) ANSI C
2 2 (5.71%) C
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) CCNP
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) JNCIP
3 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (11.43%) CCDP
4 4 (11.43%) HP ASE
4 4 (11.43%) HP MASE
5 3 (8.57%) CCIE
6 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Nagios
1 18 (51.43%) OpenNMS
2 13 (37.14%) Cacti
2 13 (37.14%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) RANCID
2 13 (37.14%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
3 3 (8.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) Ericsson
2 13 (37.14%) Huawei
2 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 4 (11.43%) AirMagnet
3 4 (11.43%) Aruba
3 4 (11.43%) BroadSoft
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) MikroTik
3 4 (11.43%) Mitel
3 4 (11.43%) NEC
3 4 (11.43%) Ruckus Wireless
3 4 (11.43%) WatchGuard
4 3 (8.57%) Brocade
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Foundry
4 3 (8.57%) ZyXEL
5 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Verint
Rochdale, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Bonus + Certifications
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus attractive package
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Anonymous
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 50k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago